A Scrappy Crossroads Journey

My Scrappy Crossroads quilt had been one of my oldest unfinished projects. I'm happy to share that it's finally completely finished! I rounded up as many pictures of the process that I could find and put together this post to share its journey. February 2015 - the cutting beginsMarch 2015 the pairing beginsApril 2015 -... Continue Reading →

SAHRR – Round 1

Chris at Chris Knits gave us directions for the first round of our Stay at Home Round Robin quilts on Monday morning. I was thrilled when she announced it was piano keys! I thought about my game plan all day long and raced to the basement as soon as all of the kids were tucked... Continue Reading →

SAHRR – Center Block

Juliann at Chasing Stories shared the Stay at Home Round Robin linkup earlier this week. It sounded like fun, but to be honest - I'm not even sure what a Round Robin is! I liked the basic idea: make a center quilt block and then follow the subsequent directions to be released each Monday. Of... Continue Reading →

Unraveled Wednesday – Week 2 of 2021 |

Kat at As Kat Knits hosts Unraveled Wednesday each week - a gathering of bloggers who share their current reads and stitching projects. Please visit Kat and the other participants for lots of inspiration! Today I'm sharing six finished books and a nearly finished quilt top. Finished Reading This Week Don't Overthink It: Make Easier... Continue Reading →

A Year of Making – 2020

Happy New Year's Eve! One thing that most of us can agree on is that 2020 was a year for making do. I embraced that by simply making as much as I could! My making this year has been varied and so much fun - I've knitted, sewed, handsewed, cross stitched, and quilted. I still... Continue Reading →

Unraveled Wednesday – Week 51 of 2020

Happy Wednesday, dear friends. Each week I join Kat as she hosts Unraveled Wednesday - a gathering of bloggers who share their reading and stitching each week. Please visit Kat and the others who are participating! This week I have three finished books and a stitching update. The Searcher by Tana FrenchThe Searcher pulled me... Continue Reading →

Unraveled Wednesday – Week 50 of 2020

Kat at As Kat Knits hosts Unraveled Wednesday each week - a gathering of bloggers who share their reading and stitching for the week. Today I'm sharing several finished books (!), my current cross-stitch obsession, and an update on my scrappy crossroads quilt. Finished Reading This Week To The Bright Edge of the World by... Continue Reading →

November 2020 Highlights

I attempt to pull together a summary of my life at the end of each month. This practice is helpful when you feel like your little habits aren't adding up to much. It's an opportunity to gather up all of your goals and revel in how much you've accomplished by simply doing a little at... Continue Reading →

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